Sports

Wed
25
Jun

Legion Baseball: American Legion Post 39 at 39th Grand Rapids baseball tournament

Following a pair of wins in doubleheader action at Kuenkel Field in North St. Paul, the North St.

Wed
25
Jun

Mustangs enjoy Target Field again


Mounds View’s Sam Hentges delivers a pitch during the Class AAA state championship game at Target Field in Minneapolis on June 17. Hentges threw a complete-game, five-hit shutout to help lead the Mustangs to their second consecutive state title. (photos courtesy of Larry Carnahan)

State tournament notebook
For the second straight year, Target Field was a hospitable host to the Mounds View High School baseball team. The Mustangs have played there twice and are 2-0 on the major league diamond.
This year’s team won the Class AAA state title with a 9-0 victory over Eden Prairie. A year ago, the Mustangs beat Rocori 8-0 to claim the crown.

Wed
25
Jun

Veteran Tartan wrestling volunteer stepping down


Veteran Tartan High School wrestling team volunteer Steve Jackson with his son Chris at the youth state wrestling tournament after Chris’ medal match. (submitted photo)

Steve Jackson has been a Tartan High School volunteer of Tartan wrestling for the past 24 years.

After the season last spring, he decided it was time to step away from the game.

Tue
24
Jun

Former Raiders shine on collegiate diamonds

The Roseville Area High School baseball program has turned out a number of high-quality players in recent years.

Thu
19
Jun

On the Slide — Notable Notes

— The 622 EDUCATION FOUNDATION will hold a fundraising 5K Family Fu

Thu
19
Jun

Legion baseball: 39ers gain win over Purple Hawks in 12-inning marathon


North St. Paul Legion’s Jace Piepgras (17) steals second base safely against Hamline Purple. The 39’ers won 7-6 in 12 innings at Kuenkel Field June 10. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

Steve Orme (13) scores the winning run for the North St. Paul 39’ers in the 12th inning after a wild pitch. After six innings without a score, North St. Paul beat Hamline 7-6 June 10. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

The Hamline Post 418 American Legion Purple Hawks baseball nine came to North St. Paul to do battle with the Post 39 North St. Paul 39ers June 10 at Kuenkel Field.

Thu
19
Jun

Hentges, Mounds View roll to second consecutive state championship

During the postgame celebration of Mounds View High School's 2013 state baseball championship, Sam Hentges wore a Mustangs banner like a cape, in the fashion of a super hero.

Thu
19
Jun

Bulletin-area trio named baseball all-stars

Three members of Bulletin-area high school baseball teams are set to spend the upcoming weekend in Chaska.

Thu
19
Jun

Mounds View returns to state championship game


Mounds View senior Ryan Plasencia (12) gets the ball as Elk River’s Ben Johnson safely steals second base in the sixth inning. The Mustangs won the Class AAA state quarterfinal 4-0 June 12. (photos by Linda Baumeister/Review)

Sophomore Jeff LeMay (22), pinch running for the Mustangs, tags up to score in the third inning.

The formula for the Mounds View High School baseball team this spring has been strong pitching plus solid defense plus timely hitting equals success.

Thu
19
Jun

Improvements on day two buoy MVHS girls golf team

Playing in the spotlight of the state tournament makes an ordinary 18-hole round much more than that.

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